YOSEMITE AND THE RANGE OF LIGHT
(Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1979), the deluxe first edition. Oblong folio, 1/4 Oasis with raised bands on spine, Dutch linen sides with stamped Oasis label, signed and editioned '224' in ink on the colophon, in matching linen clamshell case with stamped leather label on spine; together with Forest Floor, Yosemite Valley, California, a gelatin silver print issued as part of the deluxe edition, mounted, signed and editioned '45/50' in pencil on the mount, the Yosemite and the Range of Light labels on the reverse, circa 1950, printed in 1979 (2)
Book 12¼ by 15¼ in. (31.1 by 38.7 cm.)
Photograph 15 by 19¼ in. (38 by 48.9 cm.)
This photograph and book, including its case, are in generally excellent condition.
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